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Cindy L. Taylor

ProfessorCindy Taylor

Sundquist Science Complex, Room C203
P.O. Box 4718
Clarksville, TN 37044
(931) 221-7784
email: taylorc@apsu.edu


Ph.D. Mississippi State University (Biology), 1992
M.S. Southwest Missouri State University (Biology), 1987
B.S.  Southwest Missouri State University (Biology), 1984


Human Anatomy and Physiology, Zoological Diversity, and Human Biology

Research Interests

Amphibian Biology

Funded Grants

National Science Foundation S-STEM Grant
“Increasing the Number of Regional Community College Graduates and Active Duty Military Personnel, Veteran and Dependents Enrolling in and Completing a STEM Baccalaureate Degree”, Cindy L. Taylor, Principal Investigator, Karen Meisch, Co-Principal Investigator and Nell Rayburn, Co-Principal Investigator. $588,800 Awarded 17 July 2012 for 1 August 2012 to 31 July 2017. Award No. 1153787

Selected Publications

Taylor, C. L. and R. Altig. 2013. Hyla gratiosa (Barking Tree Frog). Algal Harvest. Herpetological Review 44(1):122.

Altig, R., M. R. Whiles, and C. L. Taylor. 2007. What do tadpoles really eat? Assessing the trophic status of an understudied and imperiled group of consumers in freshwater habitats. Freshwater Biology 52: 386-395.

Taylor, C. L., R. Altig, and C. R. Boyle. 1996. Oral disc kinematics of four lentic anuran tadpoles. Herpetological Natural History 4:49-56.

Taylor, C. L., R. Altig, and C. R. Boyle. 1995. Can anuran tadpoles choose among foods that vary in quality? Alytes 13:81-86.

Taylor, C. L., and R. Altig. 1995. Oral disc kinematics of four rheophilous anuran tadpoles. Herpetological Natural History 3:101-106.

Taylor, C. L., R. F. Wilkinson, Jr., and C. L. Peterson. 1990. Reproductive patterns of five plethodontid salamanders from the Ouachita Mountains. Southwest. Nat. 35:468-472.

Taylor, C. L., and R. F. Wilkinson, Jr. 1988. First record of Sorex longirostris (Soricidae) in Oklahoma. Southwest. Nat. 33:248.